Job Postings

City of Canton is currently accepting applications for the positions listed below.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered.

Position   Requirements
PT Dispatcher   City of Canton is accepting applications for a part-time 9-1-1 dispatchers. Requirements: HS diploma, two years' clerical experience. Job will remain open until filled.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for this position. EOE.
     
Streets Laborer   The City of Canton is accepting applications for a full-time laborer in Streets/Utilities Department. HS diploma or GED and a valid TX driver's license are required. Ability to run backhoe, chain trench and dump truck preferred. Water distribtuion and/or sewer collection licenses a plus. Salary DOQ.
     
Police Officer  

City of Canton is accepting applications for a Full-Time Police Officer.  Applicants must meet the minimum requirements for licensing as a Peace Officer as prescribed by TCOLE and a valid Texas Drivers License.  The successful candidate must undergo a written exam, background investigation, review board, psychological evaluation and drug screen.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for this position.  EOE.  Open until filled.


Applications may be picked up at 201 N. Buffalo, Canton (City Hall) or downloaded by clicking:
For general application, click here. 
Special application for Dispatcher, click here. 
Special application for Firefighters, click here. 
Special application for Police Officers/Reserves, click here.

Applications should be returned as follows:  In person at 201 N. Buffalo, Canton, Texas, (City Hall) OR fax to Human Resources @ (903) 567-1793, OR e-mail to djohnson@cantontx.gov.